ERIC Number: EJ416516
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Politics and Human Welfare: Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients in South Africa.
McKendrick, B. W.; Leketi, M.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v84 n6 p249-52 Jun 1990
The study found that apartheid impacted the sociopsychological and physical circumstances of 12 African and 11 White people with retinitis pigmentosa in South Africa. Findings are discussed in terms of onset of condition, effects on subjects' lives, knowledge of social services, and needs unmet by existing services. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: South Africa